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Title:  Staff Firmware Development Engineer

Department:  Enterprise Infrastructure System Development Depar

Dresden, DE

Job Function:  Software


Our EMEA Renesas Human Resources Team is looking for a

Senior/Staff Firmware Development Engineer (F/M/D)

based out of Dresden (Germany)


To support the strong growth and the diversity of our Environmental Sensing products we are seeking for an Experienced Software Development Engineer. The products of our Sensor Solution team (EPSS) e.g. air quality sensor but also µC based ICs for sensor signal correction require a growing amount of embedded firmware as a key content of the delivery package to our customers.


The ability to break down system level requirements into suitable software architectures, programming approaches and software code will be fundamental for this position. 


EPSS is head-quartered in Dresden and market leader in Sensor Signal Conditioning Solutions and Air Quality Sensing for industrial, medical and IoT applications.


The Job

  • Embedded Software Architecture: break down system level requirements into software architectures and programming approaches
  • Embedded Software Development: Create ARM based microcontroller firmware for Sensor Signal Conditioners and Gas Sensors including following tasks:
    • Feasibility studies
    • Functional Specification
    • C-Code Implementation
    • Code Review
    • Test and Verification
    • Documentation
  • Tool Chain Support: Develop Python supporting tools
  • Development Flow: Guarantee industrial and other software standards


Your Profile

  • Master Degree in Engineering: Computer Since/Information Technology or similar
  • 5+ years experience in embedded software development
    • Scrum Master Certificate would be a plus
  • Strong knowledge of software architecture for embedded systems, as well as microcontroller architectures on 8, 16 and 32 bits
  • Solid understanding of software/firmware development in C and Assembler
  • Profound experience in Python/Shell/Windows scripting, very good Linux skills
  • Tools knowledge
    • Eclipse, Keil
    • Git/gitlab, Docker
    • Jira/Confluence
  • Fluent English, German would be a bonus
  • Strong communications skills, analytical thinking, open-mindedness are completing your profile

Renesas Electronics Corporation (TSE: 6723) delivers trusted embedded design innovation with complete semiconductor solutions that enable billions of connected, intelligent devices to enhance the way people work and live. A global leader in microcontrollers, analog, power, and SoC products, Renesas provides comprehensive solutions for a broad range of automotive, industrial, infrastructure, and IoT applications that help shape a limitless future. Learn more at renesas.com. Follow us on LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter, and YouTube.


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